Criminal Justice


The Criminal Justice programs at Dallas College provide valuable knowledge in working effectively in corrections, probation, government and private security settings. Practical courses include dealing with criminal behavior, methods of criminology, public policy, interpersonal communication and ethical issues ​in criminal justice.

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Dallas College offers three paths in Criminal Justice.​

I want every day to be a new challenge and I want to help people – but not from behind a desk. My criminology classes have all been good and I like the life experience my professors bring to the classroom.” Read Veronica's story.
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Veronica Alejandro
Dallas College student and hopeful future police officer

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